Eloise Skinner shortlisted in the British Business Awards

Eloise Skinner, author of The Purpose Handbook, has been shortlisted in the British Business Awards, Next Generation Entrepreneur category (One Typical Day & The Purpose Workshop)

2022 Shortlist

Accountancy Software Provider of the Year This category will recognise the accountancy software provider that best suits the needs of SMEs, with the judges considering level of innovation, impressive customer care, value for money, and a product that best assists small companies with managing their finances.

Lucy Harrison’s company (Harrison Network) wins at the BECBC Awards

The company of Lucy Harrison (author of Soft Skills for Tough Jobs: Building teams that work, one conversation at a time), is the Micro Business category winner at the 2022 BECBC Awards.

Awards 2022

AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED! Thank you to our BECBC Awards Website Sponsor DM Engineering who provide Precision Machining, Manufacturing and Mechanical Fitting Services. The winners of this year’s BECBC Business Awards were announced at the awards dinner at Energus in Lillyhall, Cumbria on 26th May, hosted by BBC Business correspondent, Nina Warhurst.

Alison Jones’s TEDx talk goes live

Alison Jones, founder of Practical Inspiration Publishing and author of Exploratory Writing (forthcoming), is now officially a TEDx speaker – her talk ‘Let’s Rethink Writing’ has now been released on the official TEDx channel.

Watch the talk here, and discover a new way of thinking about writing….

Hype Yourself is this month’s Making Good read

Making Good Book Club

Lucy Werner‘s Hype Yourself is featured in the Making Good Book Club, have a listen!

113: Hype Yourself by Lucy Werner (Making Good Book Club #5) – Making Good: Small Business Podcast

Join me and my book club co-host, Charelle Griffith , for the 5th edition of Making Good Book Club! Today we’re diving into a conversation about ‘Hype Yourself’ by Lucy Werner. Consider this book your instruction manual on how to do PR for your small business.

Lucy Harrison’s company (Harrison Network) shortlisted for the BECBC Awards

The company of Lucy Harrison (author of Soft Skills for Tough Jobs: Building teams that work, one conversation at a time), has been shortlisted for the BECBC Awards in the Micro Business category.

Awards 2022

The Britain’s Energy Coast Business Cluster Awards are back, bigger and better than ever! With 12 award categories and opportunities to sponsor to suit all sizes of business we’re looking forward to celebrating the amazing things our members have achieved over the last two years with an Awards Ceremony on 26th May.

Tim Bradshaw speaks to Kaye Adams on BBC Radio Scotland

Tim Bradshaw, author of Because I Can: The robust guide to being effective, speaks with Kaye Adams on BBC Radio Scotland about his recent Ukrainian aid mission and all things #BecauseICan

Ukraine Aid Mission – BBC Radio Scotland

Keynote speaker and Sandstone Director was interviewed by Kaye Adams about the Ukrainian aid mission and all things #BecauseICan

Grace Marshall on BT’s Skills for Tomorrow

BT Skills for Tomorrow

Grace Marshall, author of Struggle, is one of the experts featured in BT’s Skills for Tomorrow series, talking about how to be more productive.

How to be more productive with Grace Marshall – Work life – Skills for Tomorrow | BT

Grace Marshall head coach and productivity ninja shares her advice on how to be more productive. She helps people adopting new ways of working and thinking about their work to replace stress, overwhelm and frustration with success, sanity and satisfaction.

Alison Jones is named as TEDxNorthwich speaker

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Alison Jones, author of This Book Means Business and Exploratory Writing (forthcoming) and founder of Practical Inspiration Publishing, has been named as one of the speaker line-up for this year’s TEDxNorthwich event on 23 April 2022.


Featuring an inspiring line-up of speakers with a diverse range of talks, to open your mind to new ideas, challenge your thoughts and spark conversation, we invite you to join us. Tickets are limited to just 100 which not only makes it a special and intimate evening but also one you will want to get your tickets quickly for.

Lucy Werner in Stylist Magazine

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‘I’ve got more confidence to step away from what others are doing and forge my own path.’

Lucy Werner, author of Hype Yourself and co-author of Brand Yourself, is featured in Stylist Magazine talking about her experience of working abroad.

Work with a view: 7 women on what it’s like to work remotely while travelling the world

Skip to content Travel Written by Leah Sinclair background Layer 1 Add this article to your list of favourites Remote working has offered people the flexibility to work from anywhere with a decent wifi connection – and these women are taking full advantage of that by travelling to some of the most beautiful places in the world and working while they’re at it.

Sally Sanderson speaks to Thomas International

Thomas Talks

Sally Sanderson, author of Leading Lawyers: A practical toolkit to help you adjust your leadership style and deliver great results, is a featured guest on the Thomas Talks podcast, talking about how and why the profile of a leader is shifting, and the role that HR plays in shaping tomorrow’s leadership.

Thomas Talks Podcast: Leadership in the next normal

In this episode, we are joined by Sally Sanderson, Director of Profex Consulting and author of Leading Lawyers, and Luke Treglown, Principal Data Psychologist at Thomas International as they discuss ‘Leadership in the Next Normal’.